Tag Archives: Travel

Winter Storm Petra to Impact Travel, Disrupt Thousands of Flights

Update: February 21, 2019 at 8:40 a.m. ET Passengers flying into and out of major airports in the Midwest and Northeast continue to deal with flight delays and cancellatio

Travel Agents' Guide to Selling Palace Resorts

Customers come to travel advisors with various travel needs, and it’s not always the easiest thing to pair a client with the perfect destination or resort. Therefore, it i

Three Ways For Business Travelers to Travel Like a Boss in 2019

A recent study conducted by Hilton aimed at understanding the mindset of young professionals found that most view business travel as a work perk. In fact, 65 percent of th

7 Ways to Save on Travel with American Airline Vacations

1/8 Hot Travel Deals From AAVacations American Airlines Vacations makes it easier for travel agents to save their clients money on vacations to some of the wor

WATCH: Mark Murphy on the Value of Using a Travel Agent vs OTAs

Finding the perfect travel agent is easier than you might think and pay off of doing so can be exponential. The benefits of working with a trusted advisor include saving m

US Travel Association Welcomes Elliott L. Ferguson II as National Chair

WHY IT RATES: Travel agents and advisors introduce the new national chairman, Elliott L. Ferguson II.—Donald Wood, Breaking News Senior Writer The U.S. Travel Association

Carlson Wagonlit Travel Unveils New Identity as CWT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel is rebranding itself by changing its name to CWT. The Minneapolis-based global travel management company said the new identity honors its heritage

Family Travel Survey Reveals Parents Are Looking for a Break

The family travel market continues to grow and a recent survey of parents conducted by Kalahari Resorts & Conventions reveals that, in 2019, a vast majority of familie

Winter Storm Petra to Impact Travel

Travelers scheduled to fly to the Mid-Atlantic and East Coast on the United States this week could be dealing with a mix of snow and ice as Winter Storm Petra begins to im

How to Use Spring Break Travel to Help the Planet

For countless travelers, spring break typically means two things: quality time at the beach followed by quality time on the party circuit each evening. It’s practically a

Winter Storm Quiana Disrupting Travel, Forcing Flight Cancelations

Update: February 21, 2019 at 5:25 p.m. ET Winter Storm Quiana is making travel miserable for many as it pushes its way east Thursday afternoon. According to FlightAware.co

US Issues Travel Warnings for Haiti and Turkey

The U.S. has issued a few major travel warnings in the past few days, specifically for Turkey and Haiti. On Valentine’s Day, the U.S. Travel Department of State, Bureau of

10 Ways Travel Agents Save You Money

1/11 Get More for Less One of the big misconceptions keeping people from using a travel agent is the cost. Yet, people don’t realize that travel agents m

Travel Impressions Shows Appreciation for Advisors

More and more travelers are looking for accommodations that hold the entire extended family or a large group of friends all in one place, and many resorts have a limit on

Travelport Renews Partnership With BCD Travel

WHY IT RATES: BDC Travel’s TripSource app is powered by TravelPort, and its success has led to a renewed partnership. —Janeen Christoff, TravelPulse Senior Writer MORE Tra

Biometric Technology to be Used to Promote Safer Travel

The World Travel & Tourism Council has established a new partnership aimed at promoting safer international travel through increased use of biometric technology. The W

Central Holidays Introduces Travel Agent Booking Bonus

WHY IT RATES: Travel Agents will receive additional perks when booking Italy Escorted Tours with Central Holidays.—Codie Liermann, Associate Editor RELATED OFFERS Amazin

Travel Deals to Saint Lucia in Honor of 40th Anniversary of Independence

There are many notable anniversaries and events taking place throughout 2019 that are giving globetrotters even more incentive to travel including the 50th anniversary of